Sharon Kilmer, CFA, joined Angelo Gordon in 2004 and is a Managing Director for the firm’s net lease real estate strategy, overseeing the credit underwriting and research process. Prior to joining the net lease real estate team in 2009, Sharon was the Chief Investment Officer of Angelo Gordon Advisors, LLC, a wholly-owned, externally managed fund of funds group. Sharon has over 18 years of broad fixed income investment management experience including portfolio management, credit analysis, trading, and hedging. She has experience in managing pension and insurance assets and open and closed-end mutual funds, with an expertise in corporate credit. Previously, she was an Executive Vice President at Pacific Investment Management Company, where she was a senior member of the portfolio management and investment strategy groups and a corporate credit specialist. Prior to that, she was Director of Fixed Income Portfolio Management at Transamerica Investment Services, where her duties included overall asset allocation and fixed income portfolio management for the Transamerica life insurance and pension assets. Sharon received a B.A. degree in Journalism and an M.B.A. degree from the University of Southern California. Sharon was elected to membership in Phi Beta Kappa in her junior year at USC.